European Liaison Office of the German Research Organisations



New European Cybersecurity Strategy

18. Dec 2020

On 16 December 2020, the European Commission and the High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy presented a new EU Cybersecurity Strategy.

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New IPR Action Plan

04. Dec 2020

On November 25, 2020, the European Commission published a new IPR Action Plan. The main objective of the action plan is to renew the regulations for intellectual property in the EU in order to be able to face new challenges such as digitization and climate change as well as the corona pandemic and to strengthen Europe's economic power.

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Provisional understanding on the next Multiannual Financial Framework

16. Nov 2020

On 10 November 2020, negotiators of the EU Council Presidency and the European Parliament reached a provisional understanding on the next Multiannual Financial Framework (MFF, 2021-2027). Accordingly, Horizon Europe, the upcoming EU framework programme for research and innovation, would receive an overall budget of 84.9 billion Euro.

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